MIT Sloan Executive Education
Certificate Holder Profile
Business Unit Manager
Viswas Purani joined Eaton Corporation, a F100 company, in June 2008 as a Business Unit Manager. In this role, he is responsible for managing and growing $250M single phase Uninterruptible Power Supply Systems business. Previously, he was the director of Emerging Technologies and Applications with American Power Conversion, a Fortune 1000 company. There he developed and launched several award winning power, cooling, and network-critical physical infrastructure systems.
Viswas has over twenty years of global experience in power electronics and technology. He has been involved with technology transfers for a variety of power electronics systems from leading American and European companies. In addition, he successfully started a data center solutions company in the Middle East and Motorola semiconductor distribution in western India.
He holds a bachelor's degree with a major in power electronics engineering from Saurashtra University and a master's degree in business administration with a major in international business from Johnson & Wales University.
“The MIT Sloan Executive Education courses are taught by the finest faculty members and give you the opportunity to mingle with the brightest peers in the industry. You are able to learn and debate the most contemporary concepts during the programs and leave with tools that you can immediately use in real life.”